The Norwegian Language and Society course of Nord Universitycovers topics from the welfare state to Norway's literary traditions. Students develop both language skills as well as understanding of the cultural, political and historical contexts which have shaped modern Norwegian society and Norwegian language.
Successful graduates will have the language skills and knowledge to find employment with Norwegian as the spoken language.
Completion of this programme qualifies graduates to apply for admission to study programmes taught in Norwegian language. It is recommended that students achieve a grade of B or higher in NO218L in order to undertake studies taught in Norwegian.
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- Norwegian Language and Grammar
- Norwegian Society and Social Institutions
- Norwegian Politics and Policy
- History of the North
- Norwegian Language and Culture
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Higher Education Entrance Qualification
- Language requirement
- Most applicants from outside EU and applicants who does not have a Norwegian citizenship, residence permit or have a renewable residence permit in Norway, will not get a (student) residence permit based on the one-year programme Norwegian Language and Society.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 12 months.
No specific costs other than semester registration fee and course literature.
Living costs for Bodø
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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